Saturday, October 31, 2009
Friday, October 30, 2009
VW is known for its diesels--and, lately, so-called clean diesels--but the company is also experimenting with compressed natural gas here and there. But now VW is taking the idea very public: it plans to launch a series of races next year specifically for cars that burn bio-CNG, according to Autopia.
Thursday, October 29, 2009
Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Vending machines might be the ultimate businesses of convenience, but often they do have limitations with what they can hold and they type of products available. To bridge the gap between store and vending concept, the Get & Go Express was created.
Sunday, October 25, 2009
This era belongs to architecture, and we’ve seen some really ingenious ways architecture can go green. Here is another similar plan by architect Carl Burdick. The architect has proposed a Zero Net Carbon Housing (ZNCH) project that makes its inhabitants live with minimum impact on the environment.
Saturday, October 24, 2009
Everyone travels with their music these days. Those white iPod earbuds are about as ubiquitous as the ears they are supposed to stay in. The problem is that sometimes you don’t want to be encumbered by headphones and wires or you might want to share your music with a friend or co-worker — and that’s when having a good pair of portable speakers come in handy.
It's an important launch day for Microsoft, and you'll probably be hearing a lot about the most important new features in its Windows 7 operating system debuting today. Just how useful is each of these ballyhooed characteristics of Windows 7?